Degree Completion Programs

Transfer your credits today to reach your goal and finish your degree at USJ.

USJ’s accelerated $30,000* two-year programs lead to the completion of a bachelor’s degree in a specific major that will prepare you for a new position or help you advance your career.

USJ values your prior work and academic experiences — qualified students who have earned their associate’s degree and/or a minimum of 60+ transferable credits can complete the requirements for the following degree completion programs:

Requirements for the degree completion programs include:

  • Completion of a minimum of 120 semester hours of course work contingent upon the requirements for the program. These hours can include a combination of courses at USJ, within the Consortium, or transferred from another regionally accredited institution.
  • Students must earn 45 credits from USJ. The last 24 credits counted toward a degree must be taken at USJ.
  • A minimum GPA of 2.0 (a “C” average in all work completed). Some majors may require a higher GPA.
  • Completion of core curriculum and competencies for your degree program.

USJ Transfer Admissions Guarantee (TAG) program:

  • Connecticut State Community College students with an associate degree

Why Choose USJ’s Degree Completion Program?

Students choose USJ’s completion programs because you are ready to complete your degree and enter the workforce as quickly as possible. All of our programs offer both flexibility and opportunities around your schedule.

Career Opportunities

Graduates with a degree from USJ are prepared to serve in a wide range of settings, including for-profit, not-for-profit, and public sector organizations, or to pursue an advanced degree.

Program Costs*

RN to B.S. in Nursing Program (online)

  • $18,000 for 30 credits plus fees
  • FAFSA is required to determine eligibility for federal/state need-based aid and student loans
  • No USJ/institutional grant or scholarship aid applies.

Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) Completion Program

  • $15,000 per year (including fall, spring, summer terms); $30,000 for program plus fees (up to 61 credits).  The program begins in the fall semester.
  • FAFSA is required to determine eligibility for federal/state need-based aid and student loans
  • No USJ/institutional grant or scholarship aid applies.

Management Degree Completion Program

  • $15,000 per year, plus fees (including fall, spring, summer terms); $30,000 for the program, plus fees (up to 61 credits). The program begins in the fall or summer semester.
  • FAFSA is required to determine eligibility for federal/state need-based aid and student loans
  • No USJ/institutional grant or scholarship aid applies.

Psychology Degree Completion Program

  • $15,000 per year, plus fees (including fall, spring, summer terms); $30,000 for the program, plus fees (up to 61 credits). The program begins in the fall or summer semester.
  • FAFSA is required to determine eligibility for federal/state need-based aid and student loans
  • No USJ/institutional grant or scholarship aid applies.

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